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Adam Jones is probably going to the disabled list, Kevin Gausman is ready if needed due to rain, and book a party at OPaCY!

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Orioles 4, Indians 3: Kluber strikes out 10, but Cleveland still loses | The Columbus Dispatch
"The Baltimore Orioles struck out 10 times against Corey Kluber, trailed twice during the first six innings and blew the lead in the eighth. And still, they found a way to beat the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Friday night."

Adam Jones remains out of the Orioles’ lineup, could be headed to the disabled list | HardballTalk
"Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is out of the lineup tonight for the eighth time in the past 10 games and it sounds like the team is just about ready to place him on the disabled list with a shoulder injury."

Orioles' Double-A right-hander Dennis Torres suspended 50 games | News | The Official Site of Minor League Baseball
"Orioles Minor League right-hander Dennis Torres was suspended for 50 games on Friday after testing positive for a banned substance. The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball said Torres received a 50-game suspension without pay after a second positive test for a drug of abuse in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program."

Orioles' Gausman scratched at Triple-A in case he's needed in majors : Fantasy News
"Orioles starting pitcher Kevin Gausman was scratched from his scheduled start Friday for Triple-A Norfolk in case he is needed for a doubleheader Sunday against the Indians, manager Buck Showalter said Friday. Heavy rain is expected for Saturday in Baltimore and it could force Saturday's game to be postponed."

Jimmy Paredes has fourth multi-hit game in a row for Orioles : Fantasy News
"Jimmy Paredes is 10 for 19 over the last four games. He had two extra-base hits in June heading into Friday's game before hitting his first doubles since May 27. He now has 11 on the year."

Five questions with Michael Frenz, executive director, Maryland Stadium Authority - Baltimore Sun
"There are a lot of proms. There are a lot of weddings, birthday parties, bar mitzvahs," Michael Frenz said. So, book your next birthday party at Camden Yards!

Notre Dame guard Pat Connaughton to choose between Portland Trail Blazers and Baltimore Orioles - LancasterOnline: Orioles
He has to choose between baseball and basketball. And if he chooses basketball, the Orioles are going to want some of his bonus money back, apparently.

Happy Birthday to former Orioles Jim Johnson,  Oscar Salazar, Jeff Conine, Nelson Simmons, and Jackie Guiterrez.

On this day in Baltimore baseball history,  "1894 - For the first time in nearly a month, covering 24 games, Baltimore fails to score at least seven runs, losing to Chicago, 13 - 4." In 1955 - "The Orioles trade 2B Bobby Young to the Indians for IF Hank Majeski." In 1997 - "The Orioles acquire OF Geronimo Berroa from the Athletics in exchange for P Jimmy Haynes."

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